Tag Archives: Daintree National Park

Breathe deeply

Imagine being overwhelmed by water surrounding you.  You can’t breathe.  If you use a snorkel, just inhale for relief. So it goes for grey mangrove trees smothered in water and mud.  They send up their “snorkels” to get air. The … Continue reading

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Ice cream, tea, and more

Our host, Vickie, showed us around the Inn. She tipped the lamp and – yes! – a white-lipped frog was sitting inside the light shade. Every evening, the frog dined on bugs attracted to the lamp by its light. Smart … Continue reading

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